Dr. Frances Filgas, MD

Dr. Frances Filgas, MD

Age Management Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 71
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Frances Filgas, MD is an age management medicine doctor who practices in Windsor, CA. She is 71 years old. Read her story

8733 Lakewood Dr # 101

Windsor, CA 95492

Contact Information

(707) 837-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company

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Headache
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more than 15% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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more than 12% of peers

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Dr. Filgas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Filgas "A long time Sonoma County resident, Age Management clinician Dr. F. Dee Filgas has an extensive Circum Vitae spanning over 30 years in the medical field. She specializes in medical weight management and bioidentical hormones for both men and women, along with numerous aesthetic services to complement the myriad of treatments now helping many baby boomers transition easily into their golden years. Age Management Medicine is the prevention of chronic disease.Through proper hormonal, metabolic, exercise, lifestyle and nutritional interventions she guides you down that path so you too, may experience good health. Dr. Filgas finished her university training in biochemistry cum laude at the University of Maine in Orono in 1972. She subsequently entered the Master's program in Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley, but was accepted into the medical school at the University of California, Davis before completing her M.P.H. At Davis, she completed her M.D. in June 1979. Subsequently she entered and completed her internship through the University of California, San Francisco. Her emphasis in training was in Critical Care, and she began practicing Emergency Medicine in 1980, becoming Board Certified in April 1994. She practiced Emergency Medicine in a number of locations but primarily at St. Helena Hospital in Deer Park, California. In 1988 she pioneered the Job Care program in Occupational Medicine at St. Helena Hospital. It later became a model for that program throughout Adventist Health Systems West. She acted as the medical consultant for State Compensation Insurance Fund September 1990 through 1991. She began collaborating with the Spine Care Medical Group, subsequently practicing Orthopedic Medicine, and ultimately became interested in Pain Management. She became certified by exam with the American Academy of Pain Management in 2006. In the course of practicing pain management, she realized that there are hormonal and metabolic issues which normally become prevalent in mid-life. This led her into the realm of Age Management where prevention of chronic disease through proper hormonal, metabolic, exercise, lifestyle and nutritional interventions become the concern of the clinician"

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Filgas "In our unique Age Management practice, Dr. Dee utilizes bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, nonsurgical orthopedic pain management medicine, proper metabolic exercise, lifestyle and nutritional interventions to help you achieve the highest quality of life and well being.

"The thrill of experiencing good health is hard to describe to the unhealthy... 

                                                                       Until you get there, you won't know. 

  1. I Will Coach You
  2. I Will Support You
  3. I Will Lift You to Our Lifetime of Good Health Club!

Follow me down the path, prevent degenerative disease...                             

                                                             Experience the Quality of Life You Deserve."

  -FRANCES DEE FILGAS, MD, DAAPM"

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Specialties

  • Age Management Medicine
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Dietary Management
  • Family Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Filgas does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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Procedures

  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Diet Counseling
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Facial Peel
  • Hair Removal
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hormone Therapy, Men
  • Joint Injection
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Physical Examination
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Urinalysis
  • Wart Removal
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Orano
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of California At San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Filgas has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Filgas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Filgas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Filgas to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Filgas' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Windsor, Ca |
She is all about money, not her patients. It's all about what she can make from them, not what she can do for them. It's sad at one point I thought she became a doctor and took an oath for the greater good of the people but take her on as your doctor and you'll learn otherwise. She will not do one thing to make sure you have what you need, put her out there will be a fee. Ask in advance!!!
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